Bernard Baruch Adviser To Presidents Is Dead At 94, 1965/06/21
Baruch sitting on park bench, made plea before Security Council of UN to ban nuclear weapons "choice between the quick and the dead" - with Ike (partial newsreel)
Production Company Universal StudiosAudio/Visual sound, b&w
June 12, 2006
He Tried to Ban the Bomb
Newsreel story from the 50s reporting the death of Bernard Baruch, a philanthropist who tried to ban nuclear weapons. This is pretty standard, though Baruch sounds like an interesting, little-known figure.
Ratings: Camp/Humor Value: *. Weirdness: **. Historical Interest: ****. Overall Rating: ***.